IUCN Red List Status: Endangered (EN)

Rotala ritchiei Koehne (Unresolved), Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 4: 386 1883. (Syn: Ammannia ritchiei C.B.Clarke);


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Kas Week : AK19072009: Observed at a lake, off Kas-Bamnoli road. Is it some Rotala species??


… yes to species of Rotala (family Lythraceae).


How about Rotala rotundifolia?


If this is a submerged aquatic herb then this would be Rotala ritchiei, a rare plant. It is difficult to catch this in flowers but they are small, pink and axillary. Good, a rare plant came on.


 
 
 
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